The faith of the whole orthodox Christian church, or adherence thereto.
The doctrines or faith of the Roman Catholic church, or adherence thereto.
See Roman Catholic Church.
the beliefs and practices of a Catholic Church
the Catholic religion, its beliefs and practices. See also: the ' Catholicism' section.
the religion of Western Christianity up to the Reformation; the religion also of the Church of Rome.
n. The system, doctrine, and practice of the Roman Catholic Church.
A denomination of Christianity, whose center is the Vatican in Rome, Italy, and dates from the original church created by the Apostle Peter, a disciple of Lord Jesus.